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Suicide bomber kills 19 outside Baghdad mosque

20 October, 2014

BAGHDAD: A suicide bomber killed 19 people and wounded 28 others on Sunday outside a mosque in western Baghdad, where mourners were attending a funeral, a police officer and medical official said.

"The attacker approached the entrance of the mosque and blew himself up among the crowd," the police officer said, declining to be named. The attack in the affluent neighbourhood of Harthiya was the latest in a surge of bombings that have rocked Baghdad over the last month ... read more

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BAGHDAD: An Arab League (AL) delegation headed by AL chief Nabil al-Arabi arrived in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday on an official visit to show support with the struggling Middle East country in its fight against the extremist Islamic State (IS) mil

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